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Old 11-03-2008, 05:53 PM   #1
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I was bored think about what upgrades could i do. I would like to hear suggestion from you guy. Say....what would be the first thing you would upgrade?

Here is my build

Mobo-- Asus P5Q pro

RAM--G. Skills 4gb DDR2 1066

CPU--Intel E8400

Video-- Sapphire HD4870

HD-Westen Digital 2x 160gb(Raid 0)

HD-western Digital 500gb

Power-- Coolmax 1200watts

OS--Vista Home Premium 64bit
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Old 11-03-2008, 05:55 PM   #2
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What CPU Cooler have you got?
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Old 11-03-2008, 05:56 PM   #3
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Still have the stock one.
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Old 11-03-2008, 05:58 PM   #4
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I would upgrade my hard drive capacity.
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Old 11-03-2008, 05:58 PM   #5
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i would either get some LED fans with Cathode lights and some Aftermarket HSF (CPU, GPU, HDD, RAM, etc) to make it look nicer and run cooler.
Or get another 4870 and Crossfire them.
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Old 11-03-2008, 06:01 PM   #6
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I would upgrade my hard drive capacity.
sorry i forgot to mention i have an additional 500gb HD

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Teny that a good idea
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Yeah,i would get an aftermarket CPU Cooler.

And do some case mod's
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Old 11-03-2008, 06:22 PM   #9
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well i have Antec 900...with one side led fan....along with the stock fans
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